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Showing Grade 3, Unit 3c, Southern California: History
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Big Bear ... Now and Then

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http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/activity/bbv/BigBearNowandThen.index.htm

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Did you know there was a Gold Rush in Southern California? Learn about this and much more in the Virtual Museum of Big Bear. After a brief discussion of the Native Americans who lived in Big Bear in the summer, follow the development of the region through the miners and settlers who followed. Discover how and why the lake was built. Standards 3.2.3, 3.3.1, 3.3.2, and 3.3.3

Comments: Simple reading level with support activities for independent student use.

Resource Type: Mix of Text and Graphics.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 383

Eagle's Eye View of the History of Apple Valley

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http://rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/applevalleyhistory/

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Description: This virtual museum is an overview of Apple Valley from prehistoric times to today. The site is a classroom project and features student writing and research. It is a work in progress as students each year continue to explore their community. Standard 3.

Comments: This is a great model of how to work with students in creating a website.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1006

Fontana Historical Quilt

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http://score.rims.k12.ca.us/activity/quilt/

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Description: Maureen Marino, and the students at West Heritage Elementary developed this history of Fontana using a quilt as their organizational tool. Each quilt picture links to a new part of the story of Fontana and the contributions of such renown community leaders as A.B. Miller and Henry J. Kaiser. Standard 3.3 all

Comments: This is a wonderful model of student work turned into a web site.

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1268

How Big Were Their Footprints? A Study of Loma Linda History

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http://rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/foot_prints/

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Description: This virtual museum will take you on a tour of Southern California history from Native Peoples through the late nineteenth century. You will explore the "footprints" left by people who inhabited the area near the modern city of Loma Linda. Standards 3.1.1, 3.1.2, 3.2.1, 3.2.2, 3.3.1, 3.3.2, 3.3.3, 4.2.1, and 4.2.3

Comments: This page was written especially for third grade students and English Learners.

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1639

Lake Arrowhead Virtual Museum

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http://rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/lake_arrowhead

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Description: Today, Lake Arrowhead is a quiet resort community about eighty miles east of Los Angeles. But it hasn't always been like this. Explore the natural environment and the unique history of the region. Learn how this mountain community changed from the summer home of the Serrano Indians, to a Mormon logging camp, and then to a resort after the damming of Little Bear Valley and the creation of the Arrowhead Reservoir and Power Company. Standards 3.1, 3.2.2, 3.3.2 and 3.3.3.

Comments: How does the development of Lake Arrowhead match with that of other southern California communities?

Resource Type: Other.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1919

Through the Eyes of Maud: A Look as a Pioneer Family in Ontario, California 1880

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http://rims.k12.ca.us/score_lessons/ontario/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Learn about the life of a pioneer in Southern California through this virtual museum on the family of Maud Van Wig. This project, developed from original photos, diaries and newspapers, shows the land and people in Ontario today and 125 years ago. Standards 2.1.1, 3.3, 3.5 and 4.1.4

Comments: Explore this wonderful model of what may be created by others on local history topics using family resources, oral interviews and old newspapers.

Resource Type: True.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 3152

California Landmarks by County

http://www.california.worldweb.com/Photos/

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: Here are hundreds of pictures of California. Select from Attractions, Buildings & Architecture, History & Culture, etc. Standards 3.3.0 and grade 4 general

Comments: This site can be a kick off place for a study of unique local or California history topics.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 532

California Mission Internet Trail

http://www.escusd.k12.ca.us/mission_trail/MissionTrail.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This site is being constructed by students up and down the state of California to serve as a central resource for information on the California Missions. The effort is being coordinated by Pioneer School and Oak Hill School in Escondido, California as part of the Building the Future Project. Standards 3.2.3, 3.3.1, 4.2.4, 4.2.5 and 4.2.6

Comments: This is a useful, well organized site.

Resource Type: Compilation of Links.

Graphics content: Low.

Resource ID: 536

Disneyland's History

http://www.justdisney.com/disneyland/history.html

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: One day Walt Disney had a vision for creating a "magical park." As the idea grew bigger and bigger how expensive it was began to hit home. Walt once said "I could never convince the financiers that Disneyland was feasible, because dreams offer too little collateral." So Walt turned to television for his financial support. "Walt Disney's Disneyland" television series offered a glimpse of the future project. This brought the idea of Disneyland into reality for Walt and the American people. Construction for Disneyland began on July 21, 1954. Find out more of the story here. Standards 3.3.2 and 4.4.6

Resource Type: Secondary Text.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 954

Historic Anaheim Photos

http://www2.anaheim.net/article.cfm?id=407

Rating: 1, Awesome!

Description: This wwell organized site was developed by the Anaheim Public Library . The photos are organized into units based on historical eras including the American Indians, exploreres, ranchos, early settlers, birth of the city, and growth and development of the community. Standards 3.3.1. 3.3.2, and 3.3.3

Comments: The section on the American Indians is very weak but the other units have some gret material for students to study local history.

Resource Type: Photos or Pictures.

Graphics content: High.

Resource ID: 1545

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